UK Risk Register Details for Strobilomyia laricicola

Pest has been archived

This pest has been assessed for the Risk Register and is considered to pose a low risk to the UK. The information on this pest was correct as of 22/06/2022, but is no longer actively maintained. It will only be updated if new information is received which indicates the potential for a significant increase in risk to the UK.

This record was last updated on 22/06/2022

Scenario and Pathways

Scenario for Risk Register

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  • Pest is introduced

Pathway Assessed for Entry to UK

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  • Plants for planting (except seeds bulbs and tubers)
  • Seeds

Common Pathways

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  • Plants for planting (except seeds bulbs and tubers)
  • Seeds
  • Cut flowers or branches

Risk Ratings and Current Mitigations

Unmitigated Risks

Likelihood [1 - 5] 1
Spread [1 - 5] 3
Impact [1 - 5] 3
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 5
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 3
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 15

Current Mitigations

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Key mitigation for pest

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

Likelihood [1 - 5] 1
Spread [1 - 5] 3
Impact [1 - 5] 3
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 5
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 3
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 15

Proposed Actions

Proposed Actions

Regulation

Deregulation

Management By Industry

Targeted Survey

PRA

Contingency Plan

Publicity

Research

Distribution and Pest Details

Distribution

Country / Territory Status Notes
Europe
United Kingdom Absent
France Present
Finland Present
Poland Present
Romania Present
Asia
China Present
South Korea Present
Japan Present
Mongolia Present
Russia Present

Type of Pest

  • Insect (Diptera)

Host or Industry at Risk

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Larix

Major Hosts

  • Larix Mill.
  • Larix decidua Mill.
  • Larix gmelinii var. gmelinii (Rupr.) Kuzenewa
  • Larix kaempferi (Lamb.) Carriere
  • Larix sibirica (Muenchh.) Ledeb.
  • Larix gmelinii var. olgensis (A.Henry) Ostenf. & Syrach

Threats to Protected Cultivation

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

  • Coniferous

Further Information

PRA Availability

PRA not available

Regulation and EPPO listing

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Not currently listed

Actions Indicated

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Action

No statutory action

General Comments

Fly pest of larch which could potentially be associated with imported larch seeds. This seems to be a pest at higher altitudes in Europe. Two very closely related species are already present in the UK.